Tag Archives: FCC

Censorship and Ammo 1 – 2 punch from “Regulations”

The 2 republicans on the 5 member FCC couldn’t get a single Obama supporting democrat to stand with them against the tearing down of the first amendment. And while the public’s attention has been directed to watch the idiotic amnesty … Continue reading

Posted in Editorial and Opinion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

If you like your Content you can Keep it…

It’s Too Late Now – They’re too Big to Fail – We have to Live with It – What Difference does it make Now… and never forget the big Whopper; “But we have to pass the Bill so that you … Continue reading

Posted in Editorial and Opinion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Greeley’s Pirate 104.7 – #4 in America

by Matt Lacy – A recent and extensive Federal Communications Commission report reveals that Greeley’s Pirate 104.7 FM is ranked number 4 out of 1,000 radio stations nationwide in its class. Several criteria and measuring mechanisms were used in the … Continue reading

Posted in General News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

FCC to “shut down” all radio, TV programming for nationwide test

by Jack Minor – For the first time, the federal government will be conducting a nationwide test of the Emergency Broadcast System on all television and radio stations simultaneously. We are all familiar with the occasional test on radio or … Continue reading

Posted in General News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Government requires Comcast to provide District 6 children low cost internet, computers

  by Jack Minor – As part of a merger with NBC approved earlier this year, the government has required Comcast to  begin providing high speed internet and laptops to low income children in District 6. The program, Internet Essentials, … Continue reading

Posted in General News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Evans approves 120 foot Anadarko Tower

    by Jack Minor The Evans City Council has approved the installation of a second tower for Andarko Petroleum Corporation.  The 120 foot tall tower, with 7 dishes and antennae, will be built at the southwest corner of 40th Street and … Continue reading

Posted in Evans Gazette, General News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Local satellite provider to offer 12 Mbps speeds to entire country this summer

WildBlue coverage map by Jack Minor  –  President Obama is calling for $5 billion in funding to provide future broadband access to rural areas.  The funds would be administered by the FCC.  However, as early as late summer 2011, a CO … Continue reading

Posted in Breaking News, General News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Government attacked First Amendment on all fronts in 2010

By Jack Minor While there have been Government assaults on the First Amendment throughout the history of America, 2010 featured bipartisan attacks on all major forms of media. In a move contrary to the stated wishes of Congress and the … Continue reading

Posted in General News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Government seizes website prior to law’s passage granting authority to do so

By Jack Minor In anticipation of an upcoming federal law that will grant the Attorney General the authority to seize websites accused of abetting digital piracy, Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has preemptively shut down various websites last weekend. The Combatting Online Infringement and … Continue reading

Posted in Breaking News, Evans Gazette, General News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Government moves to take control of the internet

By Jack Minor On several fronts the Federal Government is making moves to assume broad control over an internet that until now has been largely free from regulation. The FCC is considering regulating broadband services in much the same way … Continue reading

Posted in General News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment